Maharashtra likely to see third wave of COVID-19 cases in July-August, says health minister Rajesh Tope
The Maharashtra health minister said the second wave could plateau by the end of May, but the third wave would pose more challenges for the state administration
BMC will add at least 500 more public and private centres for the new vaccination drive. So vaccination for 45+ shall not be compromised or slowed down, said Ashwini Bhide, BMC's Additional Municipal Commissioner
No vaccination for 18-44 age group on 1 May in Maharashtra; govt says infrastructure in place, but don't have vaccines
State health minister Rajesh Tope said that free vaccine will be available to those between 18-44 only at state-run centres but citizens will have to pay for the jabs at private facilities
'Bodies cannot be left lying for hours': Bombay HC asks Maharashtra govt, BMC for info on condition of crematoriums
Referring to reports of relatives of COVID-19 victims being forced to queue outside crematoriums, the high court said that a body should not be released from a hospital if there is a waiting period at a crematorium
Mumbai records lowest rise in COVID-19 cases since 30 March; daily cases fall by over 47% in 20 days
A civic official said that increased testing and isolation of patients along with the exodus of migrant labourers may have led to the decline in COVID-19 cases
Blood samples taken from private laboratories in non-slum areas showed sero-positivity of 28.5 percent in the current survey, whereas the figures in July and August last year were 16 percent and 18 percent , respectively
On demand for free vaccines, Pawar said that Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will explain the government's stand on 1 May
Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said he would hold a meeting on Monday on working out a financial package for the sections whose livelihood will be impacted by the lockdown
COVID-19 update: Streets, markets deserted as first weekend lockdown comes into force in Maharashtra
The first weekend lockdown in Maharashtra, the worst-hit state by the novel coronavirus, began at 8 pm on Friday and it will continue till 7 am on Monday
The first bus from Mumbai Central depot, where the MSRTC headquarters is located, left at around 8.30 am on Thursday for Chiplun in Ratnagiri district
Many domestic workers in Mumbai, are now desperately waiting for a call from their employers asking them to come back to work
Prakash Ambedkar, who was in Akola when the attack took place, has appealed for calm and asked supporters to not gather outside the house.
Lata Surendra discusses how a dancer can bring a performance to life, transcend the confines of the stage and the auditorium and transform the dance into a visual prayer simply through the act of reading and understanding the nuances of emotion and expression found in literature, poetry and ancient texts.
Chhath Puja 2019: Devotees, including Kejriwal, offer 'arghya' in Delhi, Bihar and Nepal on fourth day of festival; here's how it's celebrated
In Mumbai, thousands of devotees offered prayers to the setting sun on Saturday evening after taking a holy dip in the sea off the coast of Juhu and Dadar and other water bodies in the metropolis on the occasion of Chhath Puja.
India Meteorological Department says Mumbai, Pune and Palghar to receive post-monsoon showers over weekend
Mumbai, Pune, and Palghar to receive post-monsoon rainfall or thundershowers, said India Meteorological Department.
Maharashtra rains: Amid forecast of heavy downpour, schools, junior colleges to remain closed in Mumbai, Thane and Konkan today
In view of the forecast of heavy rains, all schools and junior colleges in Mumbai, Thane and Konkan regions will remain closed on September 5, informed Maharashtra education minister Ashish Shelar
MNS leader Sandeep Deshpande taken into custody; police imposes Section 144 outside ED's office in Mumbai ahead of Raj Thackeray meeting
Mumbai police on Thursday imposed section 144 of CrPC outside the ED office in south Mumbai, where MNS chief Raj Thackeray will be present in connection with a money-laundering probe
MNS activist ends life after ED sends notice to Raj Thackeray in connection with IL&FS loan case, claim party sources
An activist of the MNS allegedly committed suicide in Thane, with a party leader claiming he was 'depressed' over the ED notice to MNS chief Raj Thackeray
ED summons Raj Thackeray over money laundering charges involving IL&FS; MNS terms action political vendetta
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to Raj Thackeray in connection with a money-laundering probe.
Incessant rains lash Mumbai, neighbouring districts, disrupting road, rail traffic; extremely heavy rainfall expected in next 24 hours
Incessant rains lashed Mumbai and its surrounding areas on Saturday and the India Meteorological Department said more heavy rainfall is expected in the next 24 hours